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UC San Diego Center for Research Partners with Kim Center to Address Gender Inequity

December 4, 2019

…the systemic problem of gender inequity in the workplace. “Some estimates suggest that the United States is collectively spending $8 billion per year on gender diversity programs to address equity, but the American Sociological Association reports that 75 percent of such training is ineffective,” said Georgia Kovacs, Associate Director of…

What’s In a Name?

May 30, 2019

…to express preferred name, gender and orientation UC San Diego undergraduate Amber Martinez. Photos by Erika Johnson/University Communications. Amber Martinez wants to lead the way for others to live authentically. A freshman at UC San Diego, her vision is to become a high school science teacher as well as serve…

UC San Diego Physicians Head Clinic Offering Care to Children With Gender Identity Issues

April 28, 2016

…Care to Children With Gender Identity Issues When Sarah was 3 years old, she turned to her mother and asked when she was going to get the same body parts as her brother. While born female, Sarah (not her real name) felt she was a boy and was querying her…

UC San Diego Named Nation’s 10th Best Public College for LGBTQ Students

November 21, 2017

…a wide range of gender and sexual identities, along with additional academic and affordability metrics. According to BestColleges.com, LGBTQ is not a comprehensive acronym. Students looking for resources will likely come across many other abbreviations, since gender and sexuality fall across spectrums rather than set categories. Other examples include pansexual…

Women’s Incomes Improve When Democrats Hold Public Office, Study Finds

October 8, 2020

…impact on narrowing the gender gap New research from the University of California San Diego reveals that Democratic control of state houses leads to substantial improvement in women’s incomes, wages and unemployment relative to men. The study, to be published in Legislative Studies Quarterly, finds that especially in the recent…

UC San Diego LGBT Center Begins 15 Year Anniversary with Transgender Symposium

October 28, 2014

…of trans women and gender non-confirming people of color. Facilitated by Eric A. Stanley, a UC President’s Postdoctoral fellow in Communication and Critical Gender Studies, this historic panel will bring together formerly incarcerated Black trans women and organizers to talk about the specific ways trans women of color are impacted…

A Will to Ensure Change

April 20, 2017

…as well as Critical Gender Studies majors at UC San Diego. A Will to Ensure Change $200,000 planned gift supports scholarships for LGBT and Critical Gender Studies students at UC San Diego It was time to give back, he decided. As David Gubser started to revise his will, he began…

UC San Diego Ranked Among Top 10 LGBTQ-Friendly Universities in the Nation

October 23, 2015

…a LGBTQ student organization, gender inclusive residence halls and an affirmative declaration of LGBTQ inclusion policies. It also considered factors including LGBTQ health and counseling services, as well as available LGBTQ/Gender studies programs. The schools were then scored according to retention and graduation rates. In the report, UC San Diego…

Successful Women Make the Best Advocates to Help Other Women Rise up in the Ranks

August 4, 2022

…effects depending on the gender and level of experience of who provides them New research utilizing data from U.S. Supreme Court law clerk hiring decisions finds that female job applicants with recommendations from other highly tenured women have the strongest chance of getting a job offer. The study from the…

Workforce Diversity Report Reveals Gains but Little Progress for Women in STEM

July 23, 2020

…when it comes to gender parity, both nationally and locally. The UC San Diego Extension Center for Research and Evaluation analyzed the most recent publicly available data for Athena, a high-profile San Diego-based leadership advocate for women in STEM. Using U.S. Census data and other sources to better understand the…

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